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Windows: the new Cortes’s Art Journal on FolkU Radio@89.5FM

Learn more about Windows!!!! the first art journal published by the Dark Island Arts Collective when Juliann Nelson and Beatrix Baxter join host Manda Aufochs Gillespie this Friday at 1 p.m. on CKTZ 89.5FM or livestream on

Windows features over 30 local contributors shared photography, paintings, sculpture, carvings, poetry, creative writing, and deep thinking to create this 76-page, brilliantly coloured volume. It is an exploration into loneliness and isolation; a meditation on art practice and meaning-making; it is a peek into the creative lives and intimate feelings of your neighbours and friends.

Come listen in to excerpts, the story behind the creation, and how art is essential in these times.

Folk U Radio is taking old school viral every Friday at 1 and Mondays at 6:30 @CKTZ89.5FM or livestreamed at Find repeats anytime at

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